Metadata Creation

Organization

  • Variety of organizational options for objects including:
    • hierarchical groupings allowing collocation by School, Department, Faculty member
    • monographic, page-turning functionality
    • multiple files connected to one descriptive record
    • one item, one record
    • mapping between various versions of a single work
    • journal volume, issue, title organization
  • Broad, internationally applied description methods using Dublin Core Metadata
  • Ability to apply controlled vocabularies and name headings
  • Traditional MARC records for collections (and some objects) created in IUCAT and OCLC WorldCat

Standardization

  • Dublin Core Metadata
  • Controlled vocabularies and name heading capabilities
  • Digitization standards followed:
    • High resolution tiffs or PDFs for archiving
    • JPEG2000 format for viewing

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